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Airbnb permanently bans parties on all listings

Jun 28, 2022

After “indefinitely” banning unauthorized parties at properties booked through Airbnb in 2020, the company has permanently banned them. The firm said that the temporary had been was effective in curbing…

A majority of Canadians are choosing to shop at small businesses to support their communities

Jun 27, 2022

/CNW/ – A majority of consumers (86%) say supporting Canadian small businesses is important to them, according to a new public opinion poll conducted by… Read the full article here

How to Manage Your Small Business Finances On the Go

Jun 27, 2022

Managing your small business’ finances can be time-consuming, especially when you’re always on the move. These tips will help you create a Read the full article here

How to Build Expertise in a New Field

Jun 27, 2022

Eight steps to help you switch careers. Read the full article here

How to Make Instagram Reels Like a Pro

Jun 27, 2022

Want to make better Instagram reels? Looking for editing tips and app recommendations? In this article, you’ll learn how to make and edit Instagram reels like a pro so you…

To Solve the Talent Gap, It’s Still About People

Jun 27, 2022

Talent remains a top-two problem for many firms. Here’s how to fix it Read the full article here

Psychological safety is key to retail employee retention

Jun 27, 2022

Retail leaders must consider a broader view of employee safety.  Read the full article here

5 Simple Ways to Do More for Your Employees’ Mental Health This Week

Jun 26, 2022

As a leader in the workplace, you simply can’t look the other way on the mental health of your employees. Read the full article here

You’ve Got 8 Seconds to Grab a Customer’s Attention. Here’s What to Do.

Jun 26, 2022

Get started using these five tips. Read the full article here

The Top Five Reasons Customers Don’t Come Back

Jun 26, 2022

Whatever you sell, be it a product or service, your customers expect that it will do what it’s supposed to do. If you sell a car, the car should work.…

Amazon’s satellite internet service could be coming to Canada

Jun 26, 2022

Kuiper Systems LLC, also known as Project Kuiper, is a set of satellites Amazon set up to provide broadband internet connectivity to people all over the world.  Read the full…

Radiothon Bidding Has Begun

Jun 25, 2022

Go to www.canoefm.com to check out all the On-Line Auction Packages that are now open for bidding.  Thanks so much to all our local businesses and community members who have…

Scaling Up Your Freelancing Career to a Small Business

Jun 25, 2022

The gig economy has become a powerhouse of employment for nearly 59 million Americans, according to a 2021 Freelance Forward report published by the work platform Upwork. In the same……

Prime Minister announces new task force to improve government services for Canadians

Jun 25, 2022

Canadians deserve high-quality and efficient government services that are accessible, timely, and make their lives easier. The delays in immigration application and passport processing are unacceptable and the Government of…

10 Ways to Take Your Current Marketing Plan to the Next Level

Jun 25, 2022

If you want your marketing strategy to be successful, you need to change things over time. These tips can help you take your current marketing plan to the next level.…

A roof over their head: Churches use tiny homes for homeless

Jun 25, 2022

Churches across the U.S. are tackling the big question of how to address homelessness in their communities with a small solution: tiny homes. On vacant plots near their parking lots…

There is no good solution to the kind of inflation we’re seeing right now

Jun 25, 2022

Today’s inflation is historically fast and widespread. There are potential fixes, but each comes with its fair share of economic risks. Read the full article here

The ultimate guide to purposeful productivity (your mental health will thank you)

Jun 25, 2022

Yes, you can get more done in less time. Just be sure to use that ‘found’ time wisely. Have you ever looked at another person’s daily accomplishments and thought, “How…

Dow soars more than 800 points and US stocks snap weekly losing streak as investors assess Fed’s course of future rate hikes

Jun 24, 2022

A pullback in bond yields this week helped the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite push up nearly 7% for the week. Read the full article here